Holidays at Filoli Nov 19, 2022 - Jan 8, 2023; Sell outs expected! Book your tickets & check availability online today.

Where Inspiration Glows

Connecting our rich history with a vibrant future through beauty, nature and shared stories.

Santa Days

December 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, & 23

Santa flies to Filoli for Santa Days in December! Snap a photo with him on his festive golden throne, and enjoy a hot drink and holiday treat on the Woodland Court. 

Snow Flakes

Explore a Vibrant Landscape

of the Bay Area

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The Estate

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The Café

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Filoli From Home

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Crystal Springs Reservoir: The Inspiration for Hoover Dam

September 10, 2022 Comments Off on Crystal Springs Reservoir: The Inspiration for Hoover Dam

A marvel of engineering, the Crystal Springs Dam was built in 1888 to create the reservoir just north of Filoli. It was built by the Spring Valley Water Company, which…

Rose Tour

During summer, more than 500 rose bushes, representing 150 different varieties, burst into bloom at Filoli. Find Horticulturist Rob Joice on this virtual tour as he shows us some tips and tricks for rose care, and teaches us about a few varieties you can find on your next visit.

Plants for an Auspicious New Year!

Learn about Filoli’s winter orchid and citrus display and the significance of flowers and fruit for the Lunar New Year.

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